Five rockets fired from the Gaza Strip toward Ashdod were intercepted by the Iron Dome rocket defense system on Monday. An additional rocket was fired but remained unaccounted for.
A red alert siren was heard in the city, signaling residents to enter into bomb shelters.
No injuries or damage were reported in the attacks.
A total of 17 rockets were fired at southern Israel from Gaza on Monday morning.Read full story here
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